Track 6: The Noisiest Roads in Britain

The Transport Research Lab use a machine called Triton to measure tyre noise on all kinds of road surfaces .


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Tracks in this podcast:

Track   Title Description
1 Noise Pollution    A short introduction to this album. Play now Noise Pollution
2 Noise Levels    A fun, easy introduction to the scale of noise pollution and what kind of exposure leaves the ear irreparably damaged Play now Noise Levels
3 Driving Out Noise    Car manufacturer Lexus insulate their trademark luxury cars, but what is the impact of 'white noise' on people living near motorways. Play now Driving Out Noise
4 Tuning Car Engines    Experts from the Motor Industry Research Association analyse and refine engine noise to reduce its effects on the driver. Play now Tuning Car Engines
5 Living With Road Noise    The people of Derbyshire village Doveridge describe how noise pollution from the A50 has changed their lives. Play now Living With Road Noise
6 The Noisiest Roads in Britain    The Transport Research Lab use a machine called Triton to measure tyre noise on all kinds of road surfaces . Play now The Noisiest Roads in Britain